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The Chicago Tribune reports that Walgreens is offering 300,000 vouchers for free flu shots for “people whose health insurance doesn't cover flu shots and those who can't afford the inoculation.” This represents $10 million worth of flu shots, available on a first come-first served basis to those who get the vouchers from local public health departments and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
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